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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:May 27, 19
Edited on:May 28, 19
 
Postmark: Jul 21, 1851
Origin: Baltimore, Maryland, UNITED STATES
Destination: Baltimore, Maryland, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

1850 Baltimore 1c red on bluish paper carrier stamp (#1LB1) tied by pen strokes on blue folded letter, locally addressed. Clean 2002 P.F. certificate.

Transcript of letter:
Baltimore July 21st 1851
My Dear Sir,
I am sorry to trouble you, but I would most repectfully beg have to ask the favour of you in case there should be any vacancy in the Custom House to let me have it. I consider it unneccessary to give any references, as know me well.
I am very Respectfully, yours,
Allen Griffettel, No. 114 Lombard Street

Owner's ID: 2164
 
Certificate? Yes
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.